Caroline O'Reilly '18, Field Hockey

Caroline O'Reilly's goal helped Bates win 3-0 at Connecticut College on Oct. 7, 2017. (File photo by Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)

O'Reilly scored for the second time this season, and for the fifth time in her career, to help the field hockey team defeat Connecticut College on the road by a score of 3-1 Saturday afternoon.

She scored in the 32nd minute as part of a fast start for the Bobcats against the Camels, banging in a short pass across the goal from junior inner Emma Patterson for the 3-0 lead.

The goal also marks the first of O'Reilly's career in NESCAC play. 

Bates (4-5, 2-4 NESCAC) snapped a two-game skid in conference play with the victory.

Bates will next play host to No. 2 nationally ranked Babson in a non-conference game Tuesday at 5pm.